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EgyptianEdit

EtymologyEdit

ḥm-nṯr (servant of god, priest) +‎ tpj (first), literally ‘first servant of the god’.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

     
 

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  1. high priest; the head of the priestly hierarchy of a temple during the New Kingdom.

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • James P[eter] Allen (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, 2nd edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN.